• Filing Date: 2021-03-31
  • Form Type: 10-K
  • Description: Annual report
v3.21.1
Document and Entity Information - USD ($)
12 Months Ended
Dec. 31, 2020
Mar. 16, 2021
Jun. 30, 2020
Cover [Abstract]      
Entity Registrant Name DOCUMENT SECURITY SYSTEMS INC    
Entity Central Index Key 0000771999    
Document Type 10-K    
Document Period End Date Dec. 31, 2020    
Amendment Flag false    
Current Fiscal Year End Date --12-31    
Entity a Well-known Seasoned Issuer No    
Entity a Voluntary Filer No    
Entity Current Reporting Status Yes    
Entity Interactive Data Current Yes    
Entity Filer Category Non-accelerated Filer    
Entity Small Business Flag true    
Entity Emerging Growth Company false    
ICFR Auditor Attestation Flag false    
Entity Shell Company false    
Entity Public Float     $ 18,119,034
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding   27,670,125  
Document Fiscal Period Focus FY    
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2020